Clarence Wilhelm, Director, Information Management at LifeScan, Inc. a J&J Operating Co., & Mina Ghajar, VP of Quality, at Conor MedSystems, a J&J Operating Co., shared their plan and the challenges involved in high growth markets and how they have the potential to make or break a company and its operating systems. To accommodate double-digit global market growth, quality needs to be fully integrated into business operations. LifeScan is a leader in the rapidly growing diabetes medical device marketplace. This presentation delved into LifeScan’s initiatives to integrate its quality systems into business operations – using process excellence and lean sigma tools, automation, standardization, job redefinition, structural alignment, and other improvement tactics – to ensure it’s prepared for long-term profitable growth.
Director, Information Management